The table below looks at the statistics for XSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XSD over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML Schema Definition (XSD)
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing XSD 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - - 2.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £22.04 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+67.87% -48.14%
XSD
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
122 41 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 28.64% 18.30% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 25 26
Average daily rate £350 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

XSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XSD across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XSD Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

XSD
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XSD across the Sheffield region.

XSD Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

XSD
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XSD across the Sheffield region.

XSD Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield